There are at least two artists with the name James Asher: 1. James Asher born in Missouri in 1944. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Central Missouri University in 1966. He earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the Art Center College of Design in Los Angeles where he was taught to paint by Joe Henninger. James Asher is a realistic, representational sculptor, painter, and printmaker of the present Indian cultures of Arizona and New Mexico.